Help! When You Are Confused

By using HELP buttons on web sites, and reading FAQs, you will soon be an expert! Tip: Before you even start to go through a new-to-you website, click on their HELP button, and investigate the resources on the site and how to access them. Most websites you will visit...

It’s a True Story

If you are a relative newcomer to genealogy beginning to build your family tree, then you are probably deep in digging on the Internet and in various libraries for your ancestors’ details. It is a very exciting hobby, and these days with more and more documents and records digitized...

Copying Online Family Trees and Genealogy Information

As a beginner in genealogy, you may have found several family trees online that appear to relate to your ancestors, or they include many of the same names. The details seem more or less right with what you have found to date, although perhaps a few names do not...

Copying Online Trees

Beginners to genealogy are often very excited to find family trees extending back several more generations from grandparents or great grandparents. Wow – there are names, approximate birth years, and more details. It immediately fills in your family line on one side of your family. Great – now you...

If you want to learn more about your ancestors

If you want to learn more about your ancestors, you need to know how to begin. Luckily, it is not rocket science, and you can learn a lot by following these three first steps, baby steps, to build your family tree. Are you having difficulty figuring out exactly where...